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Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue in our forecast for Tuesday with little change in temperatures. Meanwhile, a new tropical depression has formed in the Gulf. This depression should become a tropical depression Tuesday with landfall near Tampico, Mexico early Wednesday.
BISD teachers receive grants for the classroom
BEAUMONT - Several Beaumont teachers received grants on Friday to purchase teaching supplies that normally would not be in the school's budget.
The Beaumont Public School Foundation raises money through donations and fundraisers.
Every year, teachers and even students can apply to receive some of those funds, which are presented as a grant.
Recipients can purchases anything from computers to chemistry sets. On Friday, five teachers were awarded nearly $5,000 in grants.